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Census 2000 Testing and Experimentation  Reports and Corresponding Synthesis Reports
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Title

Format   Release Date
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*Synthesis of Results from the Administrative Records Experiment in 2000 (AREX2000)
*PDF MS
Word

12/11/03
 - Outcomes Evaluation PDF MS
Word

12/11/03
Outcomes Evaluation Appendices PDF MS Word
 - Process Evaluation PDF MS
Word

12/11/03
 - Household Level Analysis      PDF MS
Word

12/11/03
 - Request for Physical Address Evaluation      PDF MS
Word

12/11/03
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*Synthesis Report: Census 2000 Alternative Questionnaire Experiment
  

* PDF
  09/27/03
 - Questionnaire Effects on Reporting of Race and Hispanic Origin:  Results of a Replication of the 1990 Mail Short Form in Census 2000       PDF  
09/27/03
 - An Experiment to Improve Coverage Through Revised Roster Instructions        PDF  
09/27/03
 - The Effects of  Altering the Design of Branching Instructions on Navigational Performance in Census 2000   PDF  
09/27/03
*Synthesis of Results from the Response Mode and Incentive Experiment for Census 2000 (RMIE) 
* PDF
 
03/21/03
 - Assessing the Impact of Differential Incentives and Alternative Data Collection Modes on Census Response PDF  
03/21/03
*Synthesis of Results from the Social Security Numbers, Privacy Attitudes, and Notification (SPAN) Experiment   
* PDF
 
03/10/03
 - Analysis of the Social Security Number and Notification Component of SPAN      
PDF
 
03/10/03
 - Final Report on the 1999-2000 Surveys of Privacy Attitudes   
PDF
 
03/10/03
 - Analysis of the Social Security Number Validation component of SPAN   
PDF
 
03/10/03
* Other Studies      
 - Complex Households and Relationships in the Decennial Census and in Ethnographic Studies of Six Race/Ethnic Groups   
PDF
 
02/09/04
 - Privacy Schemas and Data Collection: An Ethnographic Account
PDF
MS
Word
07/24/03
 - Generation X Speaks Out on Civic Engagement and the Decennial Census: An Ethnographic Approach   
PDF
MS Word
02/09/04

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A Demonstration of the Operational Feasibility of the American Community Survey
  
PDF
 
03/21/03
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